Vessel (aryballos) in the form of a hedgehog

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Place of Origin: Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.5 cm x 4.5 cm x 7 cm

Accession Number

1971.145

Medium or Technique

Faience

On View

Egyptian Late Period Gallery (Gallery 216)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

By 1971: with Mathias Komor, New York; purchased by the MFA from Mathias Komor, April 14, 1971.
(Accession Date: April 14, 1971)

Credit Line

John Wheelock and John Morse Elliot Fund